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5 important things happening in South Africa today

South Africa might not be able to avoid being greylisted, economists warn; industry says Nersa must not rush its “unimplementable” new methodology; investigation uncovers what could go wrong if Sou...

November 27, 2022
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Another South African airline has had its licence suspended – here’s why it could be good news for consumers

The Air Services Licensing Council (ASLC) has suspended Mango Airlines’ air service licence for up to two years amid soaring ticket prices

November 26, 2022
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5 important things happening in South Africa today

SANDF clarifies reports of troop deployment; Sanral is under pressure to reissue cancelled tenders on a tight deadline; Eskom has drawn the line at communities threatening its engineers with violen...

November 27, 2022
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business

Yes, skilled South Africans are quitting their jobs to move overseas

The global phenomenon dubbed the ‘great resignation’ has South Africa firmly in its grasp, but the profile of workers resigning from jobs differs from the rest of the world, says Dalya Ketz, MD at ...

November 24, 2022
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business

South Africa has a new app to tackle potholes

Transport minister, Fikile Mbalula, has encouraged the public to report potholes on municipal and provincial roads on a newly launched app in order to enable the government to repair them speedily.

November 19, 2022
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business

5 important things happening in South Africa today

Economists say the worst of food price inflation may be over; Eskom warns that Nersa’s proposed new methodologies will just make electricity more expensive; South Africa’s army has been placed on s...

November 27, 2022
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business

Companies in South Africa are turning to pay hikes and flexible hours to attract skills in these sectors

South African employers are planning to increase their budgets for pay rises by an average of 6.2% in 2023 as they struggle with a challenging labour market and staff expectations around inflation,...

November 26, 2022
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Strategy shift at MTN affects 327 jobs

Telecoms group MTN has sent out a Section 189 retrenchment notice to employees as it embarks on a new restructuring process in its business.

November 22, 2022
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business

5 important things happening in South Africa today

Delays in getting Koeberg 2 back online is keeping the national grid under pressure; strike action looms in the motoring sector; Sahpra outlines the outcomes of SA’s Covid vaccines; and Gupta kingp...

November 23, 2022
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business

South Africa’s biggest retailers: Shoprite vs Woolworths vs Spar vs Pick n Pay

Professional services group Deloitte has published its annual Global Powers of Retail report for 2022, ranking the 250 biggest retail groups across the world – including five from South Africa.

November 28, 2022
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business

PayPal leads buyback frenzy, giving stocks a lift

Investors are debating whether the rebound in US stocks will stick, but corporate America is taking no chances and turning to a favorite old method for juicing the market: Buying back billions of d...

November 25, 2022
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business

UK government bans Bain & Co over links to state capture corruption

A UK government ban on Bain & Co. from competing for state contracts sets an important precedent for the handling of companies found to have assisted with corruption overseas, according to lawmaker...

November 20, 2022
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business